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Industry Marketing Manager, Alex Hintz
Alex Hintz joined NFPA on November 2 as Industry Marketing Manager with our Membership and Communications Team. He comes to us with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, having double-majored in Marketing and Finance at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Prior to NFPA, Alex worked as Assistant Manager and head of marketing for an area golf course,...

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MAPI_weekly_update
A weekly round-up of the MAPI resources available to NFPA members through NFPA's membership in MAPI. Issues in the Brief The Patent Box: Innovative Idea or Another Tax Complication? With the new Congress in full swing and the Senate’s tax reform working groups getting ready to report their findings, there has been growing chatter about...

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MAPI Executive Summit
A weekly round-up of the MAPI resources available to NFPA members through NFPA's membership in MAPI. Issues in the Brief Rebuild, Renew: Possibilities for Industrial Infrastructure Last week, I had the pleasure of sharing the stage at the 2015 MAPI Executive Summit with Park Industries EVP/COO Joan Schatz and Astec President Malcolm Swanson. During our...

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Suite Deal - Everyone who books their reservation at The Westin Chicago North Shore AND registers for the 2015 IEOC by June 17, 2015 will be entered in a drawing for a suite upgrade.
Registration for the NFPA 2015 IEOC is now open and the host property, The Westin Chicago North Shore, is accepting reservations. Based on past experience, it is important that our attendees book their rooms early to guarantee the special NFPA rate. But just as important is getting your conference registration completed. To give you a bit more motivation,...

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NEW NFPA State of The Fluid Power Industry - Distributors
Introducing NFPA’s first survey for distribution members, the State of the Fluid Power Industry – Distributors Survey (SOFP-D). This quick and easy monthly survey gives you the pulse of the distribution channel, with expectations for overall business, engineered systems, service/repairs, and inventories. And, along with the distributors' results, participants also receive access to the manufacturers'...

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MAPI_weekly_update
A weekly round-up of the MAPI resources available to NFPA members through NFPA's membership in MAPI. Issues in the Brief The Decline of U.S. Export Competitiveness for Manufactures and Its Consequences for the World Economic Order Radical changes in the geographic composition of exports of manufactures during 2000-2013 are contributing to a restructuring of trade,...

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NFPA's Economic Update Webinar
  NO CHARGE to NFPA Members! Jim Chappelow, ITR Economics Thursday, May 28th, 10:00 am Central   [dropcap]N[/dropcap]FPA’s Economic Update webinar will help members gain critical insight into the economic risks and opportunities facing their organization. Mr. Chappelow, an Economist with ITR Economics, will provide insights into the latest economic developments & future trends for...

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NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference
August  10-12, 2015 Westin Chicago North Shore, Wheeling, IL   Take advantage of “Early Bird” registration rates by July 17 th REGISTER TODAY! The Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) is NFPA’s highly anticipated economic event for everyone in the fluid power supply chain. Members and non-members alike are all invited to attend. Conference content examines industry economics,...

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NFPA Customer Market Survey
NFPA generates and maintains some of the most unique and valuable industry resources available anywhere with the assistance of our dedicated members’ input, and one such resource has just begun surveying manufacturers in a continued effort to create a more complete information source about fluid power customer markets, NFPA’s Customer Market Survey. The results of...

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One of the most common questions asked by NFPA members when it comes to market information, as it relates to their membership benefits, is “What reports are available to my company?” In most cases, this is dependent on your membership type, i.e. manufacturer, distributor, product supplier, etc. NFPA’s market information programs are generally broken into...

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